Security

In this photo taken on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, a French police officers watches the festivities through binoculars on the roof of the town hall, during the opening night of the Bayonne festival, or "Fetes de Bayonne", in Bayonne, southwestern France.  Bayonne, the cultural capital of the French Basque country, hosts the yearly traditional Bayonne festival from July 27-31, and is expected to attract about one million people this year from all over France, Spain, and other European countries. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)

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French police officers watches the festivities through binoculars on the roof of the town hall, during the “Fetes de Bayonne”, in Bayonne, southwestern France. Bayonne, the cultural capital of the French Basque country, hosts the yearly traditional Bayonne festival

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Security personnel stand guard near the venue of a Congress party election rally in Guwahati, Assam, India 

Dutch company trains birds of prey to catch drones...epa05199531 A trained eagle of the company 'Guard from Above' grabs a hovering drone during a exercise of the Dutch police in Katwijk, The Netherlands, 07 March 2016. The bird of prey can get drones from the air by catching them with his claws. Media reports state that various polices, including London's Metropolitan Police, are taking into consideration the idea that the birds could be deployed against what was described as 'hostile drones'.  EPA/KOEN VAN WEEL

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A trained eagle of the company ‘Guard from Above’ grabs a hovering drone during a exercise by the Dutch police in Katwijk, The Netherlands. The bird of prey can get drones from the air by catching them with his claws. Media reports state that various polices are taking into consideration the idea that the birds could be deployed against what was described as ‘hostile drones’

A security agent stands in between floors of the Great Hall of the People in Beijing...A security agent stands in between floors of the Great Hall of the People ahead of annual sessions of the National People's Congress (NPC) and Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), in Beijing March 2, 2016.   REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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A security agent stands in between floors of the Great Hall of the People ahead of annual sessions of the National People’s Congress (NPC) and Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), in Beijing 

Israeli forces raid West Bank hospital...epa05021437 Palestinian hospital security checks the room where Israeli special forces killed 27 years old Abdallah Shalaldeh and arrested his cousin at the Al-Ahli hospital in the West Bank city of Hebron 12 November 2015. Shalaldeh was shot dead by Israeli special forces during a raid to arrest his cousin Azzam Shalaldeh. An undercover Israeli unit raided a southern West Bank hospital early 12 November, killing one Palestinian and seizing another, the Palestinian Health Ministry said. An Israeli military spokeswoman in Tel Aviv said that security forces had sought to apprehend a Palestinian accused of stabbing an Israeli outside a settlement bloc south of Jerusalem on 25 October 2015. The alleged Palestinian assailant, Azzam Shalaldeh, 20, had been shot by the Israeli victim. The Israeli was, in turn, severely injured with a stab wound to the chest.  EPA/ABED AL HASHLAMOUN ATTENTION EDITORS PICTURE CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT

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Palestinian hospital security guard checks the room where Israeli special forces killed 27 year old Abdallah Shalaldeh and arrested his cousin at the Al-Ahli hospital in the West Bank city of Hebron. Shalaldeh was shot dead by Israeli special forces during a raid to arrest his cousin Azzam Shalaldeh 

ANA recruitment in Herat...epaselect epa05001503 Afghan men sit in an exam to join Afghan National Army in Herat, Afghanistan, 29 October 2015. Afghan national security forces took over full responsibility for the country's security on 01 January 2015, as NATO-led coalition forces ended their 13-year-old active combat mission and started a new phase providing training, advice, and assistance, however, the country has since experienced an increase in attacks.  EPA/JALIL REZAYEE

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Afghan men sit in an exam to join Afghan National Army in Herat, Afghanistan. Afghan national security forces took over full responsibility for the country’s security on 01 January 2015, as NATO-led coalition forces ended their 13-year-old active combat mission and started a new phase providing training, advice, and assistance, however, the country has since experienced an increase in attacks. 

Members of the Palestinian Hamas security forces take part in a graduation ceremony in Gaza City on Tuesday

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Members of the Palestinian Hamas security forces take part in a graduation ceremony in Gaza City

Tourists visit Karnak temple in Luxor, a town 700 kilometres (435 miles) south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, on June 11, 2015. The ancient temple was open as usual despite a foiled suicide and gun attack on the world-famous site that police said would have been a "massacre".

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Tourists visit Karnak temple in Luxor, a town 700 kilometres (435 miles) south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, on Thursday. The ancient temple was open as usual despite a foiled suicide and gun attack on the world-famous site

A member of the Sudanese security forces waits outside a polling station where he is registered to vote, in Khartoum, Sudan, Monday, April 13, 2015.

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A member of the Sudanese security forces waits outside a polling station, where he is registered to vote, in Khartoum, Sudan on Monday.

French soldiers patrol the street in a Jewish neighbourhood near a religious school and a synagogue as part of the highest level of "Vigipirate" security plan after last week's Islamic attacks in Paris...French soldiers patrol the street in a Jewish neighbourhood near a religious school and a synagogue as part of the highest level of "Vigipirate" security plan after last week's Islamic attacks in Paris January 14, 2015. France deploys 10,000 soldiers on home soil and posts almost 5,000 extra police officers after the killing of 17 people by Islamist militants in Paris last week, officials said.

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French soldiers patrol the street in a Jewish neighbourhood near a religious school and a synagogue as part of the highest level of “Vigipirate” security plan after last week’s Islamic attacks in Paris on Wednesday. France deployed 10,000 soldiers on home soil and posts almost 5,000 extra police officers after the killing of 17 people by Islamist militants in Paris last week

UK steps up security at train stations...epa04552030 A member of the station staff makes friend with a police sniffer dog as his handler looks on at St.Pancras International train station in London, Britain, 09 January 2015. Britain has stepped up security in the wake of the massacre at the Paris headquarters of the charlie Hebdo satirical magazine.  EPA/ANDY RAIN

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A member of station staff at St Pancras International train station in London makes friends with a police sniffer dog. The UK has stepped up security in the wake of the massacre at the Paris headquarters of the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine

Armed securtiy forces fly overhead in a military helicopter  in Dammartin-en-Goele, northeast of Paris, Friday Jan. 9, 2015.   French security forces swarmed this small industrial town northeast of Paris Friday in an operation to capture a pair of heavily armed suspects in the deadly storming of a satirical newspaper. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

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Armed security forces fly overhead in a military helicopter in Dammartin-en-Goele, northeast of Paris. French forces swarmed this small industrial town on Friday in an operation to capture the two heavily armed suspects of the deadly storming of the satirical newspaper 

A British security official escorts a survivor from the wreckage of a British embassy vehicle after a suicide attack in Kabul on Thursday. A suicide bomber struck the vehicle in Afghanistan's capital on Thursday, killing at least three people and wounding many bystanders

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A British security official escorts a survivor from the wreckage of a British embassy vehicle after a suicide attack in Kabul on Thursday. A suicide bomber struck the vehicle in Afghanistan’s capital on Thursday, killing at least three people and wounding many bystanders

Iraqi security forces march on the outskirts of Najaf, south of Baghdad November 19, 2014.

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Iraqi security forces march on the outskirts of Najaf, south of Baghdad on Wednesday

Palestinians are blocked by Israel security forces from entering the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, Islam's third most holy site, on October 13, 2014, following clashes from the last week by Palestinians protesting against Jews visiting the flash point holy site during the week-long Jewish holiday of Sukkot, or Feast of Tabernacles, Israeli police said. The Al-Aqsa Mosque compound is the scene of frequent clashes between Israeli security forces and Palestinian youths, who object to what they see as an attempted Jewish and Israeli takeover of the site that is administered by Jordanian and Palestinian Muslim authorities.

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Palestinians are blocked by Israel security forces from entering the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, Islam’s third most holy site, on Monday, following clashes from the last week by Palestinians protesting against Jews visiting the flash point holy site during the week-long Jewish holiday of Sukkot, or Feast of Tabernacles

A Chinese security guard sits on a bench as he watches over a park on September 17, 2014 in Beijing, China.

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A Chinese security guard sits on a bench as he watches over a park on Wednesday in Beijing, China.

A rebel gunmen patrols in a yard of a high-security prison after shelling in Donetsk on August 11, 2014. Over 100 inmates broke out of jail when shells rained down on a high-security prison in the besieged rebel stronghold of Donetsk in east Ukraine, killing one, local authorities said on August 11. A total of 568 Ukrainian troops have been killed during four months of fierce fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in the east of the country, the military said on August 11. Another 2,120 servicemen have been wounded, security spokesman Andriy Lysenko said, as Kiev has battled to oust insurgent fighters in a conflict classed as a civil war by the Red Cross.

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A rebel gunman patrols a high-security prison after shelling in Donetsk, Ukraine. More than 100 inmates broke out of jail when shells rained down on the prison in the besieged rebel stronghold

Members of Kurdish security forces take up positions with their weapons while guarding an oil refinery, on the outskirts of Mosul. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in Baghdad on Monday to push for a more inclusive government, even as Baghdad's forces abandoned the border with Jordan, leaving the entire Western frontier outside government control.

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Kurdish security forces take up positions while guarding an oil refinery on the outskirts of Mosul after Sunni extremists advanced through west Iraq in recent days

Chinese commuters line-up for a security check at a subway station on May 29, 2014 in Beijing, China. Authorities have increased security in various public locations after an attack left 31 dead in the restive Xinjiang Province last week.

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Chinese commuters line up for a security check at a subway station on Thursday in Beijing. Authorities in China have increased security in public locations after an attack left 31 dead in the restive Xinjiang province last week

Bomb Scare In London's Financial District

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An abandoned car sits in the middle of a road junction outside The Bank of England on Thursday in London, England. London’s financial districtwas shut down amid a security alert outside the Bank of England after a driver stopped a car on Threadneedle Street and ran off.